Melbourne Law School Mobility Funding

Melbourne Law School students who wish to undertake international study or to focus on global legal practice as part of their degree may seek financial assistance from the Law School.

Applications open

5 Jul 2021

Applications closed

1 Aug 2021

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student
International student

Total value

at least $1,500

Applicable study areas

Law, legal studies and criminology

Number of scholarships awarded

At least 1

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

    • Be a domestic or international student
    • Be admitted and enrolled in the Melbourne JD, or Melbourne Law Masters program at Melbourne Law School

    Melbourne JD students must be undertaking one of the following approved international opportunities:

    Melbourne Law Masters students must be undertaking one of the following approved international opportunities:

    Students undertaking Independent Study Abroad opportunities are not eligible to apply for this funding.

    Students are only able to receive Melbourne Law School Mobility Funding once during their studies.

    Selection criteria

    Due to COVID-19 and associated government restrictions on travel, students are encouraged to view the latest advice and support relating to Study Overseas.

    Quarantine-free travel between Australia and New Zealand has been established, and only students with approved travel plans to New Zealand will be eligible for mobility funding from the Law School.

    This scholarship is awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need.

    Note: Students who wish to be eligible for scholarships that consider financial need must submit the University of Melbourne’s Student Financial Assessment form prior to submitting their application for Melbourne Law School scholarships.

  • Application process

    Applicants must submit an application with Melbourne Law School during the application period:

    Apply with MLS

    Only one application is required - applicants do not need to submit individual applications for each available scholarship.

  • When will I know the outcome?

    Recipients will receive their outcome approximately one month after applications close.

What are the benefits?

A single payment of at least $1,500.

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The information listed here is subject to change without notice. Where we have listed information about jointly run scholarships programs, please also see our partners' websites. Information describing the number and value of scholarships awarded is indicative.